The Londoness

Born in Paris.

Made in London.

Teller of London Tales.

Review: Dirty Great Love Story

Last updated on March 9th, 2019 at 08:07 amDirty Great Love Story  was just the tonic I needed after an extraordinarily peculiar week on the world stage.  It’s a one-man and one-woman romp directed by Pia…

Queen Bees

Last updated on March 14th, 2018 at 11:00 amIt may have rained on Donald’s parade on Friday, but the sun beamed out in full force yesterday for the Women’s March in London.  Come rain or shine,…

Midnight in London

Last updated on June 2nd, 2021 at 07:17 amCome with me on a flight of fancy just for a moment. Imagine that the film director Woody Allen had set his film “Midnight in Paris” in London….

Hello, Goodbye

Last updated on June 2nd, 2021 at 07:13 amMy beautiful daughter Clarissa was born on New Year’s Day, the first of 1990. My  little bundle of mayhem came into my world when I was only 21…

United Nations of Noël

Last updated on March 9th, 2019 at 08:11 am My first Christmases were more Hee Haw than Ho Ho. I spent them in Paris where decorations were subtle, yuletide food was sophisticated and gifting was about…

Sideshow, Musical, London, Theatre

THEATRE REVIEW: Sideshow & Amadeus

Last updated on June 2nd, 2021 at 07:05 amSideshow at the Southwark Playhouse The Southwark Playhouse is the go-to venue when I am looking for quirky and slightly off-beat productions. Last year it played host to…

Sacré Bleu, Blanc and Rouge!

Last updated on June 2nd, 2021 at 07:02 amThey say you are the nationality that you dream in. My dreams have always been a mélange of Franglais, but I have to admit that the English has…

Falling in Autumn

Last updated on June 2nd, 2021 at 06:59 amAs Summer prepares to retire and the long days start to wane, it’s time to banish the summer’s end blues and prepare for my favourite time of year….